Jamshedpur, Feb 14: Tata Football Academy, one of the renowned football academies in India, was felicitated for its commendable contribution to Indian football by AII India Football Federation (AIFF) & FICCI Sports Committee at India Sports Awards, held in New Delhi, yesterday.
Tata Football Academy, under the aegis of Tata Steel Ltd, provides an exceptional platform to nurture and train budding footballers and has an outstanding record of producing quality players for the Indian national team.
Tata Football Academy was also commended for building much-needed infrastructure and providing world class sports facilities to potential talents. Tata Football Academy is among the leading football academies to provide fully funded residential academies for the young footballing talents. AII India Football Federation congratulated and deservedly appreciated the efforts undertaken by Tata Football Academy for developing the football talent, since its inception
Chanakya Chaudhary, Group Director, Corporate Communications & Regulatory Affairs, Tata Steel, received the award on behalf of Tata Steel. On receiving the award, he said ‘Tata Steel has always recognised the value of sports in contributing to both physical and mental well-being of the youth and has played a significant role in building sports in the country. Tata Football Academy is among the best examples of a platform where love for football is encouraged and promoted.’